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Balquhidder Old Kirk, Stirling, Scotland
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All reviews old church loch voil final resting place robin hood scenic drive ruined church buried here peaceful place scottish folklore rob roy way wee kirk clan chief circular walk lane road old age fantastic scenery short detour
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Reviewed 31 October 2018

Personally, I'd say if you don't love history then you should probably just stay in a pub in Glasgow or Edinburgh a good time in it's own right for sure. Castles have historic significance, William Wallace's Monument also has value in the history. As for...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank farrellsx6
Reviewed 17 September 2018

The grave of Rob Roy MacGregor (a folk hero who waged a feud against The Duke of Montrose and is often compared to Robin Hood) is not much to look at but the overall setting of the Church in Balquhidder is simply beautiful. He lies...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Roland D
Reviewed 29 August 2018

Walking the Rob Roy Way we just has to visit the Grave. It's a nice little stroll from the town taking you a bit uo into the valley. The sight itself looks perfectly maintained but could as well be in a different era. Old grave...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Martin K
Reviewed 18 August 2018

Yet another historical site visited. This fits nicely into tours of local castles for any history buff.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Howard P
Reviewed 18 August 2018

It was interesting to see the churchyard and Rob Roys grave, the front of the church feels a bit like a Formula 1 Pit stop with families and kids flying in and out of cars, seeing Rob and then running back to their vehicles -...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank AlecCanwell
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Went to see this grave ,,, have passed many a time but never made the effort to go here, it was an experience that am so glad we did .

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank debbiestephen17
Reviewed 21 July 2018

Not that exciting and if the locals are to be believed he is not really there. But just dont go for the grave, though the journey to it through lovely scenery is worth it, go to look at the church next to it. It is...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank colin g
Reviewed 11 July 2018

Nice drive along treelined roadswith twists & Turns and great views, The Old Kirk ruin is amazing with the McGregor grave site just outside the front door,The new kirk is usually open if you fancy 5 mins contemplation....The drive from Kingshouse(Callander) not Glen Coe) is...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank andraHarthill
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

Never really knew where he was burried but now have been to see lovely place and so peaceful also the church is quaint

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Roger O
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

The setting of this historical site is very lovely in the town of Balquhidder. The new church is a great little church, but it is the grave of Scotland’s legendary rebel Robert MacGregor, or Rob Roy, that gives this cemetery its sense of history. The...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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